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Employee demands $100,000 uni degree after suffering workplace injury

Employee demands $100,000 uni degree after suffering workplace injury

A public servant has lost a legal bid to have taxpayers pay for a uni degree to help her recover from a workplace injury

Reasonable action in psychological injury claims

Reasonable action in psychological injury claims

The reasonable action defence for psychological injury claims can be used in workers’ compensation cases, however there are some catches

Worker denied compensation after 648 massages

Worker denied compensation after 648 massages

A former public servant has lost an appeal to receive continuing remedial massage treatment for an old workplace injury

ABC presenter loses work compensation claim

ABC presenter loses work compensation claim

A recent court ruling has put the spotlight on injury claims arising when employees work from home

Threat of Canberra relocation sees worker awarded compensation

Threat of Canberra relocation sees worker awarded compensation

The defence contractor says the announcement of the future relocation caused a major depressive episode